Deadwood, South Dakota Population 2022

1,260
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Deadwood is a city located in Lawrence County South Dakota. Deadwood has a 2020 population of 1,260. Deadwood is currently declining at a rate of -0.87% annually and its population has decreased by -2.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,297 in 2010.

The average household income in Deadwood is $53,391 with a poverty rate of 9.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $593 per month, and the median house value is $160,700. The median age in Deadwood is 51.1 years, 49.3 years for males, and 52 years for females.

Deadwood Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Deadwoodwas:

  • White: 93.67%
  • Native American: 3.29%
  • Two or more races: 2.78%
  • Black or African American: 0.26%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Deadwood, South Dakota is 1,260 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,260.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,297.

Deadwood, South Dakota Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,45093.67%
American Indian and Alaska Native513.29%
Two or More Races432.78%
Black or African American40.26%
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Deadwood Population by Race

Deadwood Population Pyramid $2022

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Deadwood Median Age

51.1


Total

49.3


Male

52


Female

Deadwood Adults

There are 1,407 adults, (310 of whom are seniors) in Deadwood.

Deadwood Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

12.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Deadwood Sex Ratio

Female

741

47.87%

Male

807

52.13%

Deadwood Population by Age

Deadwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Deadwood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family35.4%64.6%
Male52.8%47.2%
Female52.9%47.1%
All54.2%45.8%
Married84.6%15.4%

54.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Deadwood Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8251.8254.2
Non Family4321.1535.4
Married2722.4884.6
Female852.8152.9
Male362.4752.8

2.47

Average Family Size

1.82

Average Household Size

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Deadwood Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade372.91%
9th to 12th Grade876.85%
High School Graduate39431.00%
Some College35728.09%
Associates Degree1078.42%
Bachelors Degree20215.89%
Graduate Degree876.85%
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Deadwood Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Deadwood Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,1641,071286
Hispanic6844
Native American2518
2+ Races22223

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 24.57%.

Deadwood Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,301$38,219$19,803
Less Than 9th Grade$25,481$25,625$25,357
High School Graduate$22,450$27,000$20,250
Some College$30,729$39,052$18,478
Bachelors Degree$39,091$39,659$
Graduate Degree$45,750$46,750$

$27,301

Average Earnings

$38,219

Average Male

$19,803

Average Female

Deadwood Earnings by Educational Attainment

Deadwood Language by Age

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Deadwood Language

96.91% of Deadwood residents speak only English, while 3.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.71% of the population.

Deadwood Language

Deadwood Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,3621128.22%
Hispanic831619.28%
Multiple351645.71%
Native28932.14%
OtherNaN%

9.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.87%

Male Poverty Rate

9.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Deadwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Deadwood is Multiple, with 45.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Deadwood is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.30%.

Deadwood Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade10.26%
High School8.15%
Some College5.69%
Bachelors or Greater1.04%

Deadwood Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed8.17%
Female Employed2.73%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Deadwood Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Deadwood Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,871$53,391
Families$65,550$69,304
Married Families$71,875-
Non Families$30,921$37,900
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Income by Household Type

Deadwood Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.8%

Male Marriage Rate

40.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Deadwood Married by Age and Sex

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Deadwood Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Deadwood Marital Status by Race

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Deadwood Marital Status

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160

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam75
First Gulf War40
Second Gulf War32
Korea10
World War II6

Deadwood Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7466
35 to 5441
75+22
18 to 3422
55 to 649

Deadwood Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White15211.28%
Hispanic1520.00%
2+ Races836.36%

Deadwood Veterans by Race

Deadwood Veterans by Education

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6.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Deadwood Veterans by Education

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72.2%

Labor Force Participation

71.1%

Employment Rate

1.5%

Unemployment Rate

Deadwood Employment by Age

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Deadwood Employment by Race

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Deadwood Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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47.03%

Born in Deadwood

98.39%

Native Born

1.61%

Foreign Born

1.23%

Non Citizen

0.39%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.39% of Deadwood residents were born in the United States, with 47.03% having been born in South Dakota. 1.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Deadwood Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20221,260-11-0.87%
20211,271-11-0.86%
20201,282-11-0.85%
20191,293-11-0.84%
20181,304-11-0.84%
20171,315342.65%
20161,28180.63%
20151,273-9-0.70%
20141,282-24-1.84%
20131,306221.71%
20121,284-7-0.54%
20111,291-6-0.46%
20101,2970.00%

Deadwood Population by Year